Her Husband, Uncle Paddy was going around, asking everyone if they were alright. Her two teenage children going around asking; Auntie, are you okay ? and dancing to the song “sweet mother I no go forget you”. Friends were laughing and teasing each other on who can speak better pidgin English. The following day…….
As teenagers back then in school, we were only four girls in a class of less than thirty. It took me time to actually know she was in my class. I see her always immaculately dressed, colour co-ordinated, smart and beautiful. Figure, style, makeup, she was always on point. It did not matter if it…Read more »
What age it was considered safe for them to walk home by themselves from school? What age was it safe for them to stay home by themselves? What age was it considered right for them to start dating? and so many questions all bordering around safety and responsibility.
As a doting parent, I wanted to get it right without stifling my children or depriving them of necessary moral values as well…….